Assassin's Creed

Assassin’s Creed Mirage: A Return to the Roots Showcases The Mechanics Fans Want

Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed Mirage has received a developer diary of sorts, with the episode focusing on the series return to its roots.

We’ll learn more about Basim’s origins next week at Ubisoft Forward. Still, today, we’re seeing an intimate look at how the team at the Bordeaux studio has stripped back the bloated RPG elements in lieu of something tighter, favourable, and familiar to longtime fans of the series.

“Coming off Valhalla, we started to explore the idea of introducing a new playable hero, Basim, and creating an experience that is a love letter to the origins of the franchise, a coming-of-age story with familiar mechanics to bring the feel of the early games into the modern day.
“We are returning to the Middle East, in ninth-century Baghdad. Set 300 years before the time of Altair,